05/31/2017 9:46AM

Top trainers tangle in wide-open sprint


Last year at Emerald Downs, trainers Blaine Wright, Jeff Metz, and Frank Lucarelli dueled the length of the meet until Wright pulled away with two wins on the final day to grab his first trainer’s title. A similar scenario is unfolding at the current meet, with Wright having won 13 races, Lucarelli 12, and Metz in hot pursuit with 10.